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  1. Why is PH rising ?
  2. What root tabs?
  3. Photodegradation of fertilizer solution
  4. CO2 with high KH and pH
  5. DIY chelated Fe?
  6. Ammonia
  7. Remineralizing RO/DI
  8. Help me diagnose the problem
  9. New tank cycle - Nitrites above 5ppm - Good or bad?
  10. High Nitrates and swim bladder
  11. Rex Grigg Dry Fert Alternative
  12. Apera pH meter creeps up after it's done.
  13. Uptake % advice when using Rotala's accumulation calculator
  14. Fertiliser Dose or not to dose macro Fertilizer?
  15. Been EI dosing for a bit. What and when should I test water parameters?
  16. Your R/O Station/Water Storage Station Set-ups
  17. Lets Discuss My Dosing Schedule!
  18. Dosing for Tank Startup with Tropica Controsoil.
  19. My tap water quality report
  20. how much PO4
  21. High Tech Tests
  22. Water Changes and Parameters
  23. Dosing help
  24. NilocG fert question
  25. I have Ca:Mg of 23:6.08 Seachem Equilibrium or Flourish Magnesium?
  26. New to dry fertilizers, is this what I need?
  27. Select Aquatics Rapid Grow Fertilizer
  28. new 10g set up
  29. I see ranges for certain nutrients but is that dosage range or "in the water range"?
  30. Why don't more people dose CO2 this way?
  31. You Buy Direct root tabs?
  32. Questions on ADA fertilisers
  33. Do you change amount of ferts with a tank upgrade if plant mass stays the same?
  34. pH Drop CO2 accuracy
  35. ICP Water Test results–Opinions needed on results and long, ongoing tank problems
  36. Planning RO reminerlizarion ph,kh,gh Flora and Fauna considerations
  37. Fertilize after HC trim?
  38. Algae + nutrient deficiency help!
  39. Calcium Boron Liquid Fertilizer
  40. I'm a little confused about the results from this online dosing calculator
  41. Ferts & Schedule
  42. Wht ferts to add to tank?
  43. Iron deficiency?
  44. Schedule for fertilizers. When to add?
  45. Dosing Before or After the CO2 is Turned on?
  46. What's your TDS?
  47. High phosphates
  48. Seachem nitate test spoon size?
  49. Kh, ph and fish safety
  50. Tap water too hard?
  51. Tap Water Vs Substrate Longevity
  52. Mixing chemicals- Xcel and Thrive
  53. is adding baking soda to raise KH safe?
  54. Did a lot of reading, at a point where google can't answer my questions. Hope you guys can help
  55. Dosing during cycling
  56. Heard conflicting things about Potassium. Looking for clarrification
  57. Shrimp-safe GH booster.
  58. Liquid Fertilizer
  59. Where are my nitrates going? A real head scratcher
  60. Clove oil humane?
  61. Plantex CSM+B problem
  62. A word of caution for PPM.
  63. Forgot prime!
  64. Potassium and Iron test kits?
  65. High pH/Low KH Tap Water
  66. The best fertilizing system today ?
  67. white crystal sheet formed in CSM+B
  68. A Slightly Different Nitrogen Cycle Question
  69. Noob to dosing needing advice for algae control
  70. what deficiency in my rotala macrandra
  71. Continuous fertilizing?
  72. Some advise of water column fertilizer and whether I need it or not?
  73. Do plants need sodium?
  74. Tap water PH lowering over time
  75. Need input on remineralizing RODI water for planted aquarium
  76. Color Deficient and cant tell nitrates, HELP!
  77. CO2 sufficient?
  78. New to EI dosing and have dumb questions!
  79. Your test kit brand experience
  80. Trouble getting Stigma to stay alive
  81. Looking for easy fertilizing routine
  82. Water changes during Cycle and Iron
  83. RO water and fish
  84. Filter STINKS! Forgot to drain it after stopping it
  85. C02 Higher In The Morning?
  86. UNS All in One
  87. Water quality questions
  88. 1 Point ph drop? Fine Tunning C02
  89. Marcel Golias English Version
  90. When should I start EI?
  91. Presumed iron deficiency
  92. Test Kit and Dechlor Recommendations?
  93. Ammonia not dropping
  94. Worm Casting Root Tabs
  95. not enough plants?
  96. Easy green?
  97. How to make a all in one fertilizer?
  98. Stability of dry ferts when mixed into a solution....
  99. questions about EI values
  100. Is my C02 Good?
  101. try to make a fertilizer for Calcium
  102. Remineralizing RODI water
  103. Filtered tap water VS RO water
  104. Nitrate testing
  105. Help with choosing a good CO2 kit for my ADA 45F
  106. Does anyone urinate in their tank? If so, do you get algae?
  107. Why is my ph so high?
  108. RO water, remineralization, fertilization
  109. KH keeps dropping
  110. Water smells like gasoline 🤔
  111. Phosphate question
  112. Curious about water parameters in a new 75g
  113. Fertilizer Dosing Schedule
  114. AGA 2019 Vin Video Presentation
  115. Tank cycling question
  116. Ca and Mg equation
  117. Fertilizer seachem Flourish
  118. Low KH effect on ph readings?
  119. Marine Pure Block and Aluminium
  120. Dosing muriatic acid to lower KH
  121. Tap water for shrimp?
  122. [Request] Review of GLA's EDTA+DTPA MICROMIX. Link inside.
  123. Deficiency or Excess?
  124. Pls Help Me Identify...
  125. Need Help with RODI
  126. freezing csm+b mix
  127. Salifert nitrate test
  128. Osmocote Plus Aquarium Live Plant Fertilizer (New Product?)
  129. Cycling with Plants
  130. ph and c02
  131. Add ferts to dsm baby tears
  132. EI doesn't work and is killing my plants
  133. Mg Levels in Water Questions
  134. Nitrate test options ?
  135. easy-life K test,,,, help
  136. Do I have a Deficiency?
  137. high gh using distilled water
  138. NA Thrive vs APT Complete
  139. Nitrite spike in a planted fully cycled tank
  140. Purigen is just amberlyst?
  141. Interesting write up on "liquid carbon"
  142. Manganese used in EI?
  143. Is this a K deficiency?
  144. Best way to disinfect large tank
  145. What is Prime?
  146. Questions about Osmocote+
  147. Clay vs dynamite plus
  148. What does a CSM + B overdose look like?
  149. What does a micro deficiency look like?
  150. NPK Fert dosing on tap water
  151. Mixing dry fertilizer for auto dosing question
  152. Help me understand Ph drop with CO2
  153. Dosing Liquid Fertilizer
  154. Excel changed formula?
  155. RO water and wonder shells
  156. KH Depletion Bacteria
  157. What's missing?
  158. Wonder Shells... anyone have solid into on these?
  159. Nitrate dosing if at 0?
  160. Sanity check please - Leaves are starting to die again
  161. Due to my rocks, my calcium is 100ppm and magnesium is 8.7ppm. Is this ok?
  162. Can driftwood cause nitrite to spike up?
  163. How to choose Fe fertilizer
  164. From Malawi to South American - Advice wanted
  165. Fert dosing
  166. Trying to understand my water parameters
  167. Need assistance modifying Salifert Potassium test to lower PPM
  168. Peculiarly High Ph During Fishless Cycle With Ada Amazonia II
  169. Iron chelate and ph
  170. low tech Ferts: EI or Tom Barr's ratio's?
  171. yet another DIY KH,GH + nutrient dose for RODI water
  172. Getting a little fed up. Can you help me diagnose these holes?
  173. Nitrate Reduction Products
  174. Nitrites won't drop w/ 100% wc
  175. Raising KH with Baking Soda
  176. Cycling - Where are my Nitrates going?
  177. Liquid carbon in the morning
  178. recommendations for weird tap water
  179. Do I need Ferts? Bacopa, Amazon Sword, and Anubius
  180. Nitrite Issue When Cycling With Ada Amazonia Ii And Power Sand Special
  181. Preventing Seiryu Stone Leach
  182. Simple question about dosing
  183. Dosing... AHHHHH!
  184. Brown Sugar as Fertiliser???
  185. DTPA Fe at 8.1 PH
  186. Reverse osmosis?
  187. Raise KH to reduce acidity for hardscape?
  188. Diagnose my nutrient deficiencies!
  189. root tabs with BDBS?
  190. Dosing KNO3 powder in Planted Aquarium
  191. Do dry fertilizers expire?
  192. Zero Nitrates
  193. Potassium Test Kit: Good & Inexpensive
  194. HydroBuddy Experiences
  195. New tank - Ph help!
  196. Nitrites not going down?
  197. EI Dosing with Thrive instead of dry ferts
  198. PH goes up in tank?
  199. Modern CO2 levels
  200. Dosing HCL, post your experiences
  201. RODI Water: Accurate PH readings and remineralizing
  202. weirdly high nitrate and phosphate in only one tank
  203. signs of low nitrogen but nitrates test OK?
  204. High nitrates 160ppm+
  205. What couse this plants to grow this white roots ?
  206. Have I made a big dumb?
  207. When to know if you are over-thinking fertilization
  208. Ammonia won't go down
  209. Flourish
  210. Do Plants need GH/KH?
  211. Is it normal to have to dumo phosphate in your tank?
  212. Calling all plant geeks
  213. Tiny white worms on glass
  214. there is something in my fertilizers.
  215. Yet another cycling thread
  216. Flourish Ferts
  217. ADA liquid fert
  218. Is rotala butterfly calculator off?
  219. Planted Aquarium Concepts tabs
  220. adjusting water parameters
  221. different amounts of co2
  222. Do I have a deficiency or...? (Album inside)
  223. Mixing Seachem and Aquavitro
  224. CaSO4.1 or CaSO4.2?
  225. How to calcuate Mg if you know Ca and GH?
  226. question about JBL co2 test
  227. High tap ph making water changes difficult
  228. CSM+B micros causes staghorn algae
  229. Does this Hanna freshwater magnesium kit measure GH or just magnesium?
  230. NA Thrive- Sexy looking bottles. Thoughts?
  231. Ludwigia deficiency i can't identify
  232. PH/KH state my co2 is 30ppm when I am not adding co2 at all
  233. will Nitrites still test positive if they are "detoxified"
  234. Plants dying and getting pale/mushy?
  235. Are My Water Parameters "Plant Friendly"?
  236. Question about Equilibrium and sick fish
  237. High ph in ro water
  238. Test kit needed for planted tank?
  239. What could explain these water parameters?
  240. Lowering RODI pH
  241. Mixing fertilizer with tap water
  242. Setting up auto dosing question
  243. Help Can I do a very high% water chng Nitrates TOO high
  244. Elemental Sulfur
  245. Copper free plant fertilizer?
  246. Continuing the cycle
  247. What are CO2 Tablets?
  248. New tank, high nitrites
  249. Soft water with higher ph?
  250. Thoughts on my tank's Cycle